Travel musings – Kareri Lake trek, Himachal Pradesh, India

Posing for the camera while balancing yourself in three layers of clothing, two layers of socks with gaiters and a 1.5 kg DSLR.It is challenging to trek on snow specially when the trail is not clear. But aren’t the mid week blues challenging too?

Travel musings – Kareri Lake trek, Himachal Pradesh, India

Posing for the camera while balancing yourself in three layers of clothing, two layers of socks with gaiters and a 1.5 kg DSLR.It is challenging to trek on snow specially when the trail is not clear. But aren’t the mid week blues challenging too?

Travel haiku – Uttarakhand, India

And when this distanceOverwhelms usWill you build a life with me?And enable me to forge this world with you. Caption taken from my poem “Will you?”

Travel musings – Uttarakhand, India

Our souls are fashionedOut of the same stardustAnd the same emptinessResides in our hearts So will you fill my desolationWith your kindnessAnd allow me to fill yoursWith my happiness.

Travel musings – Mussoorie, Uttarakhand, India

Flaring with lifeYou made me smileYour ceaseless passionMade me beamIn success and in failureWe twinkled And now, while I lie motionlessSpeechlessly glimpsing youIn my last momentsYou continue to make me smile Caption taken from my poem “Your Smile -II”

Travel musings – Uttarakhand, India

The destination always matters.But the journey is equally important. Specially when you marvel at such hidden spots.Spotted at the trek towards the origins of Kempty Falls, Mussoorie.

Travel musings – Kareri lake trek, Himachal Pradesh, India

It is a dangerous business Frodo, going out your door, you step onto the road and if you don’t keep your feet, there’s no knowing where you might be swept off – Bilbo Baggins, LOTRWell trekking to the Kareri Lake was definitely dangerous.